Simplehuman takes warehouse operations in-house and implements new cloud-based WMS

Home goods manufacturer and designer simplehuman has taken management of its warehouse operations in-house, after previously outsourcing to a third-party provider. The company now operates a new, purpose built 103,000 sq ft warehouse in Thrapston, Northants, which employs around 25 people and receives up to 15 container loads of products and (more…)

Editorial: Why is the banning of personal deliveries to offices being considered when customers want more delivery choices than ever?

The recent publication of a new report into congestion in London has some interesting recommendations – including banning personal deliveries to offices in the capital. It’s one of a number of proposals that also include better sharing of click and collect destinations as well as additional consolidation centres in the (more…)